Weight

Greek
Hellenistic period
2nd–1st century B.C.


Dimensions

Diameter: 12 cm (4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

01.8331

Medium or Technique

Lead

On View

Michael C. Ruettgers Gallery for Ancient Coins (Gallery 212C)

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Weights and measures

Circular disc with raised rim and beaded edge. On the face, a bearded herm, two cornucopiae and an ear of wheat. In the field above, [inscription]; below. On the rim.

Provenance

By 1901 with E. P. Warren (according to Warren's records: bought by MSP in the East); purchased by MFA from E. P. Warren, December 1901

Credit Line

Henry Lillie Pierce Fund